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Oct 1, 2012 5:00pm PDT
will reopen but they plan to bus people till the tracks are cleared. cara liu, ktvu channel 2 news. >> if you are looking for information on passengers, go to www.ktvu.com, then click on the tab. >>> this afternoon the albany unified school district confirmed a teacher who was arrested for lewd contact has died and it appears it was a suicide. the district says it received word of james izumizaki's death this morning from the sherriff's department. the teacher was accused of having a relationship with a former student who was under 14 at the time. they say counselors rill be able -- will be available for students tomorrow. >>> the search continues for two fisherman missing off the san mateo county. they fell into the water yesterday morning when their boat over turned near pigeon point south of half moon bay. they were four on board the boat. the other two men were wearing life jackets and made it back to shore. >>> police are looking for witnesses to a freeway shooting yesterday that sent three people to the hospital. a car drove up along a charger and someone inside opened fire around 3:30
FOX
Oct 1, 2012 6:00pm PDT
at summer time staffing levels. live, robert handa, ktvu channel 2 news. >>> breaking news out of san mateo county, a school bus accident before 5:00 p.m. tonight on highway 17. officials say the bus collided with a van. only the driver was inside the bus at the time and there are serious injuries. one lane of highway 17 is closed at this hour. we are working to get more information. >>> more developing news in the central valley. 40 people were injured when a big rig collided with a amtrak train along the amtrak line. the big rig struck the train where the tracks cross kansas avenue. ktvu's kara cara liu has more -- cara liu has more. >> reporter: one of the victims heard screams and crying before the accident. a big rig slams into the train about 12:30 p.m. this afternoon. you could see the derailed training leaning. she was in a second car, she says she was returning home after visiting hayward. she says she wasn't seriously hurt but it was scary when the train started tipping. >> you couldn't see anything. it was just all dusty and, you know, you are breathing in the dirt. people start
FOX
Sep 27, 2012 5:00pm PDT
will be redistributed to other classrooms. cara liu, ktvu channel 2 news. >>> a girl is in critical condition after she was struck by an suv this afternoon. it happened on novato boulevard and sandy creek way at 3:00 p.m. and in the last few minutes we have confirmed the 11-year-old girl was riding a bike when she was hit by a white suv. the driver pulled over after the crash and talking with police. this video shows the skid marks left behind by the suv. we learned the girl was thrown 100 feet. she was airlifted to a hospital and in critical condition. we also learned the girl moved to the neighborhood with her family a few weeks ago. >>> police ditch patcher is on leave following arrest for drug position. he was arrested last night at her home. investigators say they found a small amount of methamphetamine and other drugs. she worked for the police department for 21 years. >>> yosemite national park announced today it will offer voluntary testing for the hantavirus to all employees. the statement department launched a pilot program testing 100 employees. 9 visitors have been infected, 3 have died and
FOX
Sep 26, 2012 5:00pm PDT
at yosemite national park. today employees were tested tested for the virus. ktvu's robert handa tells us what he learned about the testing even though they were told not to talk about it. >> reporter: that is right, it wasn't a usual day. officials tested them for hantavirus. the goal, figure out how much of the park is an exposure risk. >> reporter: workers have been ordered not to talk about it but today officials tested 100 employees on a voluntary basis for hantavirus. it is spread by inspected deer mice and there have been 9 cases, three people died. today they filled out a questionnaire and give blood. >> it will look at hantavirus infection, any past infection and the questionnaire shows work habits, living habits, what kind of training they have had. >> reporter: it is a pilot program for the 2500 employees. some say this is a rare opportunity it learn more about hantavirus since many people can be infected without knowing it. >> we know when people get sick and show symptoms the mortality rate is high and they get sick and many die. it would be important to know for anybody in medici
FOX
Oct 3, 2012 12:00pm PDT
in the american league west and happening now ktvu channel 2 reporter alex savage is live at the colosseum where the two teams face off for a win or take all game and the crowds must be so excited alex? >> reporter: they certainly are. the colosseum will be a loud place. half hour until the first pitch and this game as you can see over here on the ticket kiosk it is officially sold out. there's a playoff-like atmosphere out here as the a's take on the texas rangers with a division title on the line. >> [applause] >> fired up a's fans filed into the colosseum this morning, confident in their teams chances today. >> we aren't worried. >> we're going to win. we are going all the way. >> on the field the a's players are staying loose knowing they can cap off an improbable season ending run with a win today. the victory would make them al west champions. >> they got the mojo. you know, i mean, once you get a ball rolling, it's kind of hard to stop it. >> it's a season finale that no one wants to miss. these two boys got the green light to skip school today just so they can be here. >> so you're ditch
FOX
Sep 27, 2012 6:00pm PDT
. robert handa, ktvu channel 2 news. >>> we are live in albany where parents are meeting with school administrators. this after a teacher was arrested for having an inappropriate relationship with a student. coming up, an update on what parents are being told. >>> following developing news, a 11-year-old girl is in critical condition after being hit by a suv while riding her bike. news chopper 2 caught site of the skid marks and the damaged suv. investigators tell us the girl was riding her bike home from school when she was hit and thrown 100 feet. she was airlifted to the hospital. the driver is cooperating with police. the girl's family just moved to the neighborhood a few weeks ago. >>> cell phone thefts are not unusual but in one city they are more violence. ktvu's patty lee is live in san francisco with the action one victim is taking a try to stop the trend. patty? >> reporter: an ipad was stolen yesterday. as they sped away they hit a news van and crashed. that incident is bringing attention to the problem that if you are walking around carrying a cell phone or a tablet, you
FOX
Sep 27, 2012 10:00pm PDT
have to happen. ktvu' debora villalon is live in novato where people are crying for change. >> reporter: those cries will get louder as people learn the little girl did not make it. she was headed home from school when she was struck by an suv. a bike track, a bike tire, a girl's shoe. >> she just moved in maybe a month ago, maybe a little bit more. >> reporter: friends say she was new to the neighborhood and the hazard of this busy street. newly arrived into the state with her parents and two brothers. >> there's always cars going fast and i can tell people are not paying attention. >> reporter: the seventh grader fell head first from the suv. even with a helmet suffering major injuries. that witness tried to comfort her as help was called but says the child was unconscious. she was stabilized at a local er then air lifted to children's hospital oakland. the man who hit her stopped and cooperated. >> being interviewed, answering questions. witnesses are confirming his statement at this point. >> reporter: i think that there needs to be a stop sign here. >> reporter: famili
KICU
Sep 25, 2012 7:00pm PDT
down in november. reporting live tonight, ktvu channel 2 news. >>> the private investigator at the center of a contra costa collection scandal was sentenced today to eight years in prison. christopher butler seen here in the black suit, he pleaded guilty in mae to conspiracy to sell drugs, robbery, extortion and other charges. private investigator for members of contra costa narcotics enforcement team. he and four other law enforcement personnel were accused of setting up estranged clients for drunken driving arrests, robbing prostitutes and operating a pleasant hill massage parlor. >>> oakland police are investigating a shooting this afternoon where a pregnant woman came dangerously close to being hit by a bullet. the shooting on 16th street near seminary avenue happened about 4:30 this afternoon and literally dozens of shell casings. one witness told ktvu news said he heard at least 30 shots. the pregnant woman was sitting in her car when it was struck. she was not seriously injured and did not go to the hospital. police say gunfire came from a car. >>> we are learning new
KICU
Sep 27, 2012 11:30pm PDT
. and neighbors say it didn't have to happen. ktvu' debora villalon is live in novato where people are crying for change. >> reporter: those cries will get louder as people learn the little girl did not make it. she was headed home from school when she was struck by an suv. a bike track, a bike tire, a girl's shoe. >> she just moved in maybe a month ago, maybe a little bit more. >> reporter: friends say she was new to the neighborhood and the hazard of this busy street. newly arrived into the state with her parents and two brothers. >> there's always cars going fast and i can tell people are not paying attention. >> reporter: the seventh grader fell head first from the suv. even with a helmet suffering major injuries. that witness tried to comfort her as help was called but says the child was unconscious. she was stabilized at a local er then air lifted to children's hospital oakland. the man who hit her stopped and cooperated. >> being interviewed, answering questions. witnesses are confirming his statement at this point. >> reporter: i think that there needs to be a stop sign here. >> repor
FOX
Sep 26, 2012 6:00am PDT
responding to the controversial call that has turned the word of pro football upside down. ktvu channel 2 morning news continues. >>> good morning. thank you for joining us on this wednesday, september 26th i'm pam cook. >> and i'm dave clark. let's check your weather and traffic. steve always says exit stage right. [ laughter ] >> i'm not going anywhere though. not right now. there is a lot of fog out there. for september i keep waiting for fog to disappear. but brandon from pacifica said it's cold here. not much has changed on the coast. >>> highway 4 getting a little slow here in the bay point area. it's already sloe in antioch and pitsburg. and this morning we've had slow traffic some other spots too. this is a look at 237 as you cross 880. it looks pretty good. i wonder if the controls can bring up the san mateo bridge. because that bridge is a problem. there was late running road work on the san mateo bridge and you can see if you look at this picture, the traffic is almost backing up toward the toll plaza. they are picking up the cones but you should be aware the san mate
FOX
Sep 27, 2012 6:00am PDT
hold out. ktvu channel 2 morning news continues. >>> well, good morning, welcome to a brand-new day, it is dave clark. >>> it is still a lot of thick fog out there. >> dave, pam, right passed the caldecott, they are dealing with some fog and inland, it will be a warmer afternoon, kind of a hazy day, coast and bay, 5 50s 50s 60s and 70s, here is sal. >>> you can see in the distance as we move the camera, it is foggy in the foreground as steve has been mentioning fog is out there. also the commute looks good from oakland to walnut creek. let's go back to the desk. >>> 2 dozen protesters were arrested at an occupied camp in downtown san francisco. live in front of the federal reserve bank, i guess the 4:30 show started and they installed a fence, right? >> yes. it -- >> reporter: police said it turned into a homeless encampment and we have seen a steady stream of occupied protesters returning to the site. you can see them across the street from a federal reserve and we saw a large police presence to make sure that the occupied movement did not rehe is stablish -- reestablish their enc
FOX
Oct 3, 2012 5:00pm PDT
the coliseum, mike mibach, ktvu channel 2 news. >> just as recently as nine games ago, the oakland a's were actually five games out of first place. >> and they responded by winning their last six in a row, including a three-game sweep with the texas rangers. from 5-to-1, the a's come back with a 6-1. yoenis cespedes set what looked like a fly ball to center. but you see josh hamilton loses the ball. a drop for a two-run error. it gave the a's a 7-5 lead. >> the eighth had four more runs with the bases loaded. brandon moss shoots a single to right. nelson has problems on his own. all three runners score. a's up 12-5. then grant balfour gets michael young to fly out meekly to center. that ends the game. so for the second time in three days, the a's were popping champagne corks, for their division title more details now on the american league play-offs. the a's are the western division champs, as we mentioned, but their opponent is still up in the air. all depends on what the yankees do tonight. if they win, the a's will play the detroit tiergs. tigers. >>> well, the party was not only on th
FOX
Oct 1, 2012 6:00am PDT
>>> complete bay area coverage starts right now. this is ktvu channel 2 morning news. >> welcome to a brand-new day, it is a monday, october 1st. let's check in with steve paul sop for the weather. >> they have been stuck in the soup, temperatures cleared out and today looks similar, it looks like the fog will work its way back to near 100. >>> if you are driving on 80, it is getting more crowded where you will see just a little bit more of a crowd as you come to the 6:00 hour, traffic is backed up in some of the cash lanes already and it is getting slower in all the lanes. let's go back to the desk. >>> they are serving for all the suspects in connection with the shooting. allie rasmus has more on where a man and woman were seriously hurt, allie? >> reporter: the couple who did not want to be on camera described a pretty chaotic scene. she said it was consecutive and shots one after the other. it was also in the frame of the building and directly underneath, that front and the back windows in this building were completely shattered. two people, a man and woman were seriously inj
FOX
Oct 3, 2012 6:00am PDT
. >>> ktvu channel 2 morning news continues. complete bay area news coverage starts right now, this is ktvu channel 2 morning news. >> well, good morning to you, we are ready, it is october 3rd. >> are you anything the eat? >> not too much. they went from that foggy september and where is that summer and everybody starts complaint -- complaining. west wind is trying to ramp up but it's there and 90s inland. >>> 880 and oakland looks good and you are probably aware there is a big a's baseball game and that means at 4:00 sore so, -- or so, maybe before that the commute will be tough. also on the san mateo bridge, it looks good getting out to the high-rise, let's go back to the desk. >>> firefighters are still watching for hot spots. claudine wong has moved to the back of the home where the fire did most of the damage, claudine wong? >> reporter: you can see the charred remains of what is left of this house and firefighters are still keeping an eye on things incase it flares up. that building is slanted and we had a partial roof collapse this morning and it caused some big concerns and they h
KICU
Sep 25, 2012 11:30pm PDT
-old girl was kidnapped from a campus restroom and molested. ktvu's ken wayne is live now at park view elementary on eisenhower street where the attack took place. he tells us how the school district is responding. ken-- >> reporter: julie this is a copy of the letter that was sent home with 400 students reminding parents about a meeting tomorrow morning with school officials and police. police say the 9-year-old girl was accosted last friday in a school restroom by 25-year-old bradley mosack. mosack allegedly groped the girl, put his hand over her mouth and carried her off campus. moments later, the girl was able to free herself. >> she resisted by kicking him, and making efforts, successful efforts to get away from him. >> reporter: mosack is facing federal charges that could send him to prison for life. >> this is not something that we encounter. it is really a remarkable unusual and scary event for parents, law enforcement, city officials. >> we need to be more vigilant what's going on in the neighborhood. this is a nice neighborhood but you never know, what kind of predators are
FOX
Sep 25, 2012 10:00pm PDT
witness told ktv us -- ktvu he heard at least seven shots. >>> the legislation protects all 278 state parks until july 2014. it designates $30 million to help fund the cost of operations and make park improvements. earlier this year, the parks system discovered that the parks system had hidden millions of the dollars. >>> in 18 minutes another bill signed into law today. it allows driverless cars in california. how far the technology has come and where it may be going. >>> comcast is cutting the cable on roughly 800 bay area jobs and closing all three of its call centers here in california. ktvu's jana katsuyama tells us why comcast has decided to move those jobs out of state. >> comcast workers learned about the cuts this morning. the company announced it will close their three the call centers in the next year. the total impacts more than 1,000 california employees. from front line customer service agents and tech support up to managers. and for many workers the closures came as a shock. >> i just think it's really unexpected and really terrible that they did this especially before
FOX
Oct 3, 2012 7:00am PDT
after a fire burned their home. ktvu channel 2 reporter claudine wong has been there since 4:30 this morning getting a close look at the damage. >> reporter: good morning, tori. we have daylight. we can get a look at the damage. you can see how hot this fire burned. there was a partial roof collapse this morning. so waiting for daylight was very important for investigations to make sure it was safe so they can figure out what areas are safe to go into as they try to figure this out. we just talked to a neighbor who practically could feel the heat of the fire from his deck. he told us what he saw. >> from what i could tell, it was another oakland hills fire. it was so intense and so big. i thought what's going on here? it was just the one house. but it was very scary. >> reporter: when he first saw the firefighter, the firefighters were not called get. they got a call at about 12:15 and they got here and saw the fire was surrounding threatening -- the fire was threatsenning surrounding homes and they called for backup. there was one person in a wheelchair. two officers were a
KICU
Oct 2, 2012 11:30pm PDT
teacher who was found dead after being accused of molestation. as ktvu's john sasaki reports, that teacher was a beloved member of their school community. >> reporter: classes led out early today at albany middle school because of the hardships the school is enduring today. >> i had him as a teacher he was a really great teacher and i really miss him. >> reporter: tears flowed freely for the teacher that committed just five days after arrested for allegedly committing a lewd act on a minor. >> so i just feel really bad for all of his family and friends and all the teachers here that they loved him. he was a great guy. >> reporter: there was an outpouring of support and some in the school security say they do not believe the allegations. >> that's two families suffering through very difficult situationless. one suffering through a loss and the other dealing with their child being touched inappropriately. >> we don't have all the information. that's all we tell them. you shouldn't judge things until you have the information. >> reporter: despite that unknown situation, teachers and staff wor
FOX
Sep 26, 2012 5:00am PDT
jose janine de la vega ktvu channel 2 news. >>> in the meantime drug officials say they will probably seize about 1.5 million plants from outdoor gardens this year. that is almost six million less than in 2009. it seems more marijuana growers are moving away from outdoor gardens. the bay citizen reports police are finding fewer plants outside on public land. they are finding more grown on private land. >>> overnight news san leandro police are looking for the armed robbers that stunned safeway shoppers by rushing the checkout lines and grabbing money from the registers. ktvu eric is live. >> reporter: it was bold. we can tell you employees are back here getting ready to reopen this morning. the store is closed for about another hour. it has been shut down since several men busted in here last night. as many as five armed men came into this safeway around 9:00 and proceeded to rob the checkout stands. talking to investigators overnight they tell us it all happened very quickly. these men were able to pull off the robbery in a matter of minutes. in this video you see, you can see detect
KICU
Sep 27, 2012 7:00pm PDT
and they plan to have more in the future. live in oakland i'm paul chambers, ktvu channel 2 news. >>> now to the south bay where a rally and march against prostitution is getting underway right now in san jose. neighbors around south street say they've seen a sharp spike in prostitution. some residents say the women are often aggressive and they worry about the children attending two nearby elementary schools, a youth center and a public library. organizers at the event are calling for more police presence man is under arrestt down following a case this morning. officers say about 8:00 a.m. crashed a car near 14th and adeline street. he then ran from the car. they locked down martin loouter king elementary as a precaution. police in a yard around adeline street about 10:00 a.m.. police say the 31-year-old suspect was wanted in connection with an assault. >>> san francisco police say they took 45 people into custody in a sweep of the long-standing occupy of a federal reserve bank on market street. police moved in around 11:30 last night. officers say they've given repeated warnings over th
KICU
Oct 2, 2012 7:00pm PDT
saturday. ktvu channel 2 news. >>> happening now, tension at oakland city hall where in the last few minutes dozens of people have been sdod leave city council chambers following some heated exchanges over a police shooting. this is a live look right now outside the meeting. protesters are demanding the police report on a shooting back in may that took the life of 18-year-old alan blooper. we are told the protesters got a copy of that report and protesters are still not happy. our crew was there earlier tonight and some protesters were kept out of the council meeting [ crowd chanting ] . >> the gallery and balcony inside the council chambers have been shut down. the city calls it a security precaution. we caught up with blooper's father about an hour ago as he marched with demonstrators. >> my thing is not to take over the city hall meeting. we want to make sure the city hall is aware of my son's death and doing something about it. >> two weeks ago a group of protesters interrupted the city council meeting forcing it to end early. >>> police in oakland are now investigating their fif
FOX
Oct 1, 2012 5:00am PDT
here on ktvu channel 2 morning news. this is ktvu channel 2 morning news. >> well, good morning to you, are you ready, pam? >> i am ready. >> it is october 1st, i am dave clark. >> let's check in with steve paulson, it is still hot? >> for most. we are unclear skies, this looks like the hottest day of the week and we will have more coming up with that in about five minutes. here is sal. >>> no major problems as you drive through and also the morning commute will be looking good at the bay bridge into san francisco. 5:00 let's go back to the desk. >>> the search continues for two missing men off the san teo lorraine blanco is near pigeon point when their boat capsized, good morning, lorraine. >> we are -- >> reporter: we are just south of half-moon bay searching for two men loved ones are holding on to hope hoping they will find the fishermen alive. their 18-foot striper capsized and they were on a fishing trip with two other men who were able to swim to shore and call for help. one of the missing men left for san francisco early morning for a day of fishing with friends. >> he i
FOX
Oct 2, 2012 6:00pm PDT
their voices heard. ktvu's paul chambers is following the crowd and just spoke to city leaders about the rule changes for tonight's meeting. paul-- >> reporter: we were inside a few minutes ago but you can see there's quite a few people outside very upset and very angry. this has been going on for nearly half an hour. but about 40 minutes ago this was the scene. >> let them in, let them in. let them in. >> reporter: city leaders closed the doors and the faces of dozens of people who wanted to voice their concerns about alan blufford the 18-year-old that was shot and killed by oakland police back in may. today many of those supporters marched to city hall. >> our thing is not to take over city hall. we want to make sure that the city hall is aware of my son's death and are doing something about it. >> the balcony and gallery are close for security reasons. >> reporter: now it was two weeks ago that a group interrupted the council meeting when they demanded to see the police report. council said it was so disruptive they ended their meeting early. because of it, they placed a new laws. once you
KICU
Oct 1, 2012 11:30pm PDT
their division. ktvu's amber lee live at the coliseum to explain why some fans are calling the a's achievement money ball two, amber. >> reporter: frank, boy the mood out here is electric even from out here i can hear the roar of the crowd. like you said one out from khrefrpling a wild card spot. and the fans are going crazy inside -- from colleging a wild card spot and the fans are going crazy inside. fans are on a high tonight despite a season of low attendance, low payroll and low expectation. >> we decided to get here especially with the a's pushing to win a division. >> reporter: even with pitch perfect weather tonight, only an estimated 19,000 fans attended the game. >> the book of season tickets that's all. >> reporter: one season ticketholder proudly showed us a book filled with this year's game. katherine says she has attended almost every game for the past four decades. >> i just enjoy it. i just hope i can keep coming. >> reporter: we spoke with a's manager bob melvin about the keys to this season's success shortly before the start of tonight's game. >> we got a lot of good players,
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Oct 2, 2012 7:00am PDT
. ktvu channel reporter allie rasmus is live with the damage and information on how two people escaped the flames. good morning, allie. >> reporter: good morning. this fire started at:00 in the morning. now four hours later, investigators are going through the home trying to pinpoint what happened. firefighters are dousing the walls with water to make sure nothing flares up again. two people got out safely. more on that in a minute. first we want to show you the through. you can get a sense of how large this house is -- 3800 square feet. the size hans configuration of the house were both challenges for firefighters putting out this fire. so is the weather. it's warmer than unusual in vallejo and it is -- as it is in most pats. they had to bring in extra crews to relieve some of the firefighters who first responded to the fire. >> we went to three alarms on this. it -- it's a large house. it's an older house. my third alarm was to get crews on scene to help with the overall fire. >> reporter: two people were able to get out due to the smoke detectors. the father told me off camera, that
KICU
Oct 1, 2012 7:00pm PDT
about giselle and the baby she had while in custody. in oakland, ktvu channel 2 news. >> the trial of the man suspected in the oi kus university mass shooting was put on hold today when the defendant's sanity came to question. 43-year-old appeared in oakland courtroom this morning. he faces seven koubts of murder and three counts of attempted murder. during the brief hearing today, he suddenly stood up and shouted to the judge, "i have a motion." the public de fender did file a motion regarding his mental competency. >> by psychiatrists or psychologists to determine whether he is competent to stand trial. >> he is schedule today return to court after the evaluation. the trial date is november 19th. >>> the san francisco crime lab is now in the hands of a federal jury. in 2010, mat di reportedly told police she had taken small amounts of drugs from this crime lab. she is charged by obtaining drugs, charges she denied. if convicted she could face up to four years in prison. >>> the coast guard is out again looking for two boaters who went missing. search and rescue team searched the
FOX
Oct 3, 2012 5:00am PDT
win this critical game today? >>> complete coverage starts right now, this is ktvu channel 2 morning news. >>> well, good morning to you, welcome to a brand-new day it is already the middle of the week. let's check in with steve paulson. 80, i like it 75 or 08, it has gotten a little bit hot. >> okay being pam, for you -- okay, pam, for you no problem. >>> the coastal fog should take the temperatures down. 60s and 70s and 80s, here is sal. >>> traffic is moving along well on san rafael, and looks good all the way to 580, also the morning commute looks good on the way to the san mateo bridge out to the high-rise. let's go back to the desk. >>> firefighters are still on the scene of a fire that left five people without a home. they are there where crews are still putting out hot spots. >> reporter: take a look behind me and you can see that truck is still in place and they are very busy and what they have is a partial roof collapse. there is a hidden void and even though there are no injuries reported in this fire they are still here making sure this fire does not flare-up agai
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Sep 26, 2012 4:30am PDT
again this was a front for really a marijuana operation. janine de la vega ktvu channel 2 news. sentence a police say a young man is in critical condition following a violent attack outside of a 7-eleven store. police tell us the victim was stabbed and brutally beaten. investigators are still looking for suspects. it's not clear what led up to that attack. >>> happening now san jose firefighters are back on the scene of a house fire. that started just after 7:00 last night in the garage of a home on midhurste court. the flames spread to the attic and roof. firefighters are back at the house due to concerns the roof might collapse. they plan to stay there for at least another 30 minutes. >>> in just a few hours a meet willing be held at a san mateo elementary school where a nine- year-old girl was abducted from a restroom and molested. alex savidge is at park side elementary school where the school is on high alert. >> reporter: even though there has been an arrest in this case, parents, students, and staff members still on edge here at parkside elementary school. that is why later on thi
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Sep 28, 2012 12:00pm PDT
kids. i don't let my kids walk through here alone. it's dangerous. >> reporter: christien kafton, ktvu channel 2 news. >>> a bridge was named after a toddler today. the bridge is located at 5 550 coddle road. janine de la vega has more. >> reporter: we're here at coddle where you can see the new pedestrian bridge behind me. now, just moments ago they did the ribbon-cutting ceremony. now, down below is the railroad that peds would cross illegal aid within r -- and where the toddler was killed seven years ago. now, city officials hope it will save lives. it's named zander's crossing. police say his baby-sitter left him with another woman who walked him across -- across the tracks but then went back to get her own baby in the stroller. >> my son is gonna save so many lives. i just hope that people are -- are smart enough to use it. i just hope they use it instead of cutting across because they are in a hurry. what's a couple of seconds? >> reporter: the new 350-foot long steel bridge between the bustling strip mall between coddle and the south san jose neighborhood across the street. the
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Sep 28, 2012 4:30am PDT
quiet for now. ktvu news. >>> a grocery store clerk is recovering after being assaulted during a robbery. two masked gunmen held up the clerk at grocery outlet in oakland last night. it happened at 9:00 just before closing. the store's security guard says the robbers ordered him to get on the ground and hit him in the head with the gun and left with the money. now, this comes two days after armed men robbed a safeway in san leandro. police detained a possible suspect in that case in oakland. time now is 4:33. morgan hill police are looking for a woman who let her 10-year- old daughter take the fall for a shoplifting scam. marci filled up a grocery cart and then went to get her car. they say she told her daughter to push the cart outside and wait for her. when store employees stopped the girl, she drove off, leaving the girl behind. police are looking for her on burglary charges and contributing to the delinquency of a minor. >>> the continentals of omega boys and girls club in vallejo is without their equipment this morning. thieves broke in and stole a number of computers and other item
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Sep 30, 2012 11:30pm PDT
will be dropping. >>> ktvu's cara liu reports the city approved event turned into several calls to police. >> that was so fun. >> reporter: but not everyone was happy the rave went until 2:00 a.m. >> i was like when is this going to end. i was really, i was very angry. >> reporter: rena pavao says her house rattled and the noise was abnoxious. even though she lives two miles from. >> here at steve's home. it was a similar story. >> the medicine cabinet was shaking. you could hear the thumping pretty good. i was a little upset that it was an outdoor event that lasted until 2:00. if it was 11:00 it would have been okay. >> it's what young people want. it isn't going away. >> reporter: kevin wilkin is the event producer. >> it's as loud as an aircraft. >> reporter: he says their permit did not include noise restrictions. >> if you can put up once a year that would be gone. i promise not to do it every week. >> reporter: organizers tell me they were told to point the noise west so folks here in alameda likely got it the worse. a lot of people want it gone if not more control. >>> the oakland
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Oct 2, 2012 5:00pm PDT
it to you. if not we will see you tonight at 6:00 for the meeting. until then, paul chambers, ktvu news. >>> ktvu's rita williams with what appears to be a disturbing trend after five shootings in just days. >> reporter: oakland has seen spikes before but this one is dramatic. four killed in oakland in just nine hours, statistics to some, to others the loss of real people who were loved. >> we sort of left with this big blank spot up in our minds and hearts like gone. just gone. >> reporter: she's talking about 23-year-old robert dale. a neighbor she's known since he was a little boy. dale lost his own mother when he was three and now his two- year-old son will grow up without his dad. and sarah mellis now will race his dad alone. >> it hurts. it hurts me, it hurts my son. it hurts his family. >> reporter: police say dale was sitting in a car with another young man in front of his house on 72nd off international about 6:00 this morning. >> something transpired whether it's a confrontation, and that's when the suspect opened fire, and shooting and killing both of our victims. >> reporte
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Sep 26, 2012 10:00pm PDT
surroundings. heather holmes, ktvu, channel 2 news. >>> more details now on the frequency of these crimes. san francisco police tell us, they've taken almost 1200 reports of robberies involving a smart phone so far this year. those reports make up more than half of the 2300 robbery cases reported to sfpd all this year. >>> new video into the ktvu news room tonight. police say they were called into the screen on vermont street near prince street around 6:30 tonight. they say a young man was dead inside a car. he had been shot multiple times. witnesses say they heard 12 to 15 shots fired. it appears the shooter walked over to that car and opened fire. targeting that man inside. >>> new information tonight about a brazen robbery at a safeway store in san leandro. investigators are interviewing a man who might be linked to that robbery. police detained a possible suspect. they impounded the silver van he was driving. five men pulled off last night's robbery in san leandro. police say at least four of those five men had guns. officers say the men ordered everyone to get onto the floor and then stol
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Sep 29, 2012 10:00pm PDT
, debra villalon, ktvu news. >>> smoke filled the sky today in san jose, coming up in just 11 minutes why it was too dangerous for firefighters to go inside to tackle these flames. >>> a power outage had a very specific cause. a squirrel got into an outdoor substation just after 5:00 p.m. that knocked out power to almost 11,000 customers. the affected area was in the oakland berkeley hills between broadway terrace and clairmont avenue. power was mostly restored in about 90 minutes but that was not soon enough for some college avenue restaurant. they were hoping to lure crowds and fans after the cal football game. >> as you can probably guess we're losing thousands of dollars tonight, this is not good for us. so we're probably going to be closing down for the rest of the night. >> reporter: pg & e got the power back around 6:30 but then the utility had to take the electricity down again for about half an hour to complete all the needed repairs. >>> police arrested marcy keelan last night near a motel. she tried to shoplift groceries then took off when an employee confronted the girl. kee
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Sep 28, 2012 5:00am PDT
they would like your help. if you've seen her, please give them a call. reporting live, ktvu news. >>> there's reports this morning connecting al-qaeda to the american consulate in libya. and they're being criticized for how they protect diplomats. you will hear what intelligence officials are revealing now. >>> well, nobel peace prize winner from burma comes in for a historic visit. it's an event organized by silicon valley tech billionaires. this also features other global activists. she'll be addressing the local burmese community. >>> the tour included meeting president obama. >>> the post office will default on billions of dollars on a health care fund for future retirees. this is the second postal service default in two months, but the default is said to not impact daily post office operations and employees will still be paid. in just a few hours, a groundbreaking ceremony to extend bart to san jose. the focus will be on work to fremont. the project includes widening mission boulevard and enhancing the area for pedestrians. two bart bridges will be installed. work is due to be finished
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Oct 1, 2012 12:00pm PDT
neighbors in three different cities, raving mad. ktvu channel 2 morning news has been covering the store since the complaints have been pouring in. beyond wonderland, it went to thousands of people and it also drew a lot of noise complaints and nearly 1,000 from all immediate i was hearing the walls thumbing. >> the music did not stop until 2:00 a.m. and organizers were told to point the noise west so people in alameda got it the worst. >>> some staff released a statement that reads in part, we apologize for the discomfort and we will ensure this does not happen again. we are undertaking to an immediate review of the situation. >>> well an amazing site in a san francisco bay, news chopper 2 spotted a um back weather. there has been a shark increase and the whales come to feed before heading to their breeding grounds in central america. >>> we are on our way to our mini heat spell and temperatures are already in the 70s and 80s, giving you a live look with a bit of haze and as tore are you mentioned, it is a northerly bridge to 3 miles per hour the on shore breeze it nowhere to be found.
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Sep 26, 2012 7:00pm PDT
on the big screen and in the front line healthcare debate. reporting live in oakland tonight, ktvu channel 2 news. >>> chevron today released alert other oil refiners failed causing last month's massive fire in richmond. chevron says a carbon fueled pipe may corrode faster than expected when exposed to sulfur compounds under high pressure. san ramon chevron said all color carbon-filled systems to make sure they're not at risk for failure. >>> now continuing coverage for an 11-year-old oakland boy who was wounded by a bullet while he slept in his own bed. tonight he is now back at home in the same house where he was shot. luis hernandez has a bullet in his back. he was shot thursday morning. he was hit by one of ten bullets fired into his home. that left family with fears and mixed emotions about his homecoming. >> i'm happy but i don't want to sleep in the same room because i'm scared it's going to happen again. >> it's like my bring my son again back to the trash right here. >> luis's parents say they're working hard to find a new place for the family to live. >>> new face is going up at sa
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Sep 28, 2012 6:00pm PDT
is they hit the streets. reporting live in san francisco, ktvu channel 2news. >> another live look right now, we have a ktvu camera ready to ride along with them. again we are going to follow the critical mass bike ride and monitor tonight's ride, a lot of people out there getting ready to take off. we have reports that you posted on the route and any major traffic impacts if those happen. >> a vigil is about to part in nevado where a 12-year-old was struck and killed while riding her bike home from school. mike is in nevado and spoke with her family today about the hope she had for her future. >> reporter: and right now the memorial here at the accident sight continues to grow and as it does we now that the young girl was riding her bike against traffic. right here across the street on her way home. we talked to some family and friends and they came up with one exexplanation. often coming from home she would stop and feed horses. she did that often on her way home. she wanted to be a vet when she grew up. the flowers, the notes, the outpouring of support hasn't stopped . >> right now, my
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Oct 1, 2012 7:00am PDT
in the water searching for the men. lorraine blanco, ktvu channel 2 news. >>> in overnight news a shooting in oakland, seriously injured a man and a woman. neighbors say there was gunshots just before midnight near 7th and fillmore street. allie rasmus is live. allie, a lot of damage there, right? i'm looking other your shoulder. >> reporter: a lot. the people we spoke to said there was were ten stray shots fired, one after another. there is a lot of damage in front of this apartment building. you can see some of the bullet holes in the window. there's one in the frame of the window and a lot of bullet holes inside this entryway. there's some underneath the bully ton board in the entryway of this apartment building. two people were hurt in this shooting. a man and woman were seriously injured. they were taken to the hospital. -- hospital. witnesses say four people approached the building, opened fire. we don't know if the couple were targeted. the man and woman were the intended target of the shooting or they were in the wrong place at the wrong time. what is also unnear is where the man a
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Sep 27, 2012 12:00pm PDT
14. claudine wong, ktvu channel 2 news. >> thank you. >>> a ribbon-cutting ceremony is scheduled for tomorrow morning at a new san jose overross crossing where an amtrak train hit a toddler seven years. the blossom hill bridge is at monterey boulevard. it is set to open after the ceremony at 11:00 a.m. the new pedestrian bridge is near the spot where the individual died. his mother is scheduled to speak at the ribbon-cutting. it will be held in the back of the parking lot of a lowe's store on coddle road. >>> to the relief of football fans and player, the referees' lockout has ended. the union was seeking improvemented salaries and retirement benefits. in an agreement they got pretty much everything they were asking for. >> ja meanjanine de la vega has more. >> reporter: fans are excited that things are back to normal. some fans were vowing not to watch football because they say they were tired of watching replacement referees make bad calls. >> you didn't -- you didn't know if the team was necessarily winning anymore because of their skill or because they were just getting bad c
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Sep 26, 2012 11:30pm PDT
of us with these devices need to be aware of our surroundings. heather holmes, ktvu, channel 2 news. >>> more details now on the frequency of these crimes. san francisco police tell us, they've taken almost 1200 reports of robberies involving a smart phone so far this year. those reports make up more than half of the 2300 robbery cases reported to sfpd all this year. >>> new video into the ktvu news room tonight. police say they were called into the screen on vermont street near prince street around 6:30 tonight. they say a young man was dead inside a car. he had been shot multiple times. witnesses say they heard 12 to 15 shots fired. it appears the shooter walked over to that car and opened fire. targeting that man inside. >>> new information tonight about a brazen robbery at a safeway store in san leandro. investigators are interviewing a man who might be linked to that robbery. police detained a possible suspect. they impounded the silver van he was driving. five men pulled off last night's robbery in san leandro. police say at least four of those five men had guns. officers say
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Oct 2, 2012 6:00am PDT
's are going to the playoffs for the first time in six years. ktvu channel 2 morning news continues. good morning, thank you for joining us october 2nd, i am pam cook. >> steve is joining us, so get ready for a lot of different things. >>> well, it is 65 in san francisco which is warmer than antioch and livermore, so it is going to be a warm day and the key is when does that sea breeze kick in, probably 2:00 it kicks in, and it will not matter, here is sal. >>> if you are driving down to the 580 interchange there are no problems on the richmond bridge. also looking at the san mateo bridge, that traffic is heading out to the high-rise. >>> we have breaking fire in vallejo, allie rasmus is there with a look at effort to control this fire and you are on el comino royal, right? >> reporter: news chopper 2 is overhead and we can show you a live picture of what this looks like right now. this fire started at 3:15 this morning and it was three-alarm fire and we don't know the cause of the fire and investigators are about to go into the house and start looking but he believes this fire started in
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Oct 2, 2012 5:00am PDT
they will be western division champions. live in oakland. allie rasmus, ktvu channel 2 morning news. >>> time to go to sal. you can give some advice when you see them, sal. >> i don't think they need any advice, but it just does to see you, those guys are baling. >> they are, they are. >> traffic is moving a long very well. it is a nice looking drive with no imagine problems -- major problems getting into san francisco and we will show you the traffic coming into the city moving along well. northbound 280 getting up to highway 17, that traffic is very nice so if you want to get on the road before things get really crowded now is the time to do that. >> tough dab tough call. >> my vote is for bob. >> maybe inland temperatures maybe it will not matter. 70s to 90s although if you didn't hear it, 100 degrees in santa cruz yesterday. all records were set on this date and we only had one record yesterday and that was 90 degrees. san rafael 106 not a chance, livermore 106, san jose, maybe. we are forecasting 106 san jose. 65 in san francisco which is the warmest temperatures hayward and low 60s sitting at
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Sep 27, 2012 5:00am PDT
developments as they occur and for now we are live in san francisco. christian captain, ktvu channel 2 morning news. >>> new information about that bold armed robbery about that safe way store in san leandro, late yesterday, police detained a possible suspect at a gas station in oakland. they impounded his van. five men walked into a safe way told everybody to get on the floor and stole money from the cash register. they had weapons. >>> they are investigating into the oakland police department. they are evaluating how they comply with court ordered reforms handed down and now he is accused of making sexual advances towards the city administrator. no word on how this could affect the take over by the police department if necessary. >>> the big story, nfl referee nightmare is over. the referee's association worked out a new deal ending that three month lock out. they say the regular refs will be back on the field tonight, good morning jeanine. >> reporter: good morning. we are here where many of the players are eager to get the regular refs back on the field and the coach is practicing for the
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Sep 28, 2012 10:00pm PDT
65 miles of bike lanes lanes. >>> ktvu camera men rode along with the critical mass riders tonight broadcasting live pictures. the riders weaved their way through the streets of downtown san francisco to the front of city hall. ben tells us he saw thousands of bike riders taking part, including a lot of kids. >>> more details now. on any given day there are 75,000 bikes in san francisco. bike riders now make up 3 1/2% of the population. bike riding has gone up 71% between 2006 and 2011. >>> now where hundreds of people gathered tonight to honor a north bay girl who was killed while riding her bike home from school. where the loss of 12-year-old haley ratliff has touched the community. debra. >> reporter: haley's favorite word were awesome and people say that described her, too. all day they have laid flowers here at the spot where the cash happened and tonight they tried as best they could to comfort her family. >> we're so sorry for everything. >> reporter: local pastors spoke for a city to two parents holding on to each other amid a sea of supporters as they cope with the loss of
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Oct 2, 2012 12:00pm PDT
violence. lorraine blanco, ktvu channel 2 news. >>> police say a man and woman were sitting in a car near a liquor store when shots were fired. police say the man died at the scene. the woman was wounded but her condition is unknown. police say a shooting that left a 14-year-old girl injured is not related to that incident on macarthur boulevard. we're told the girl was grazed in the leg as she was riding in a car on international boulevard. this all happened about 9:00 last night. >>> and then about 10:20 p.m., a man was shot and killed outside another liquor store at macarthur and diamond streets. witnesses say it appears the gunman targeted the victim. the man died at scene. police are looking for those responsible in all of these cases. >>> a candlelight vigil was held this morning in albany for a middle school schoolteacher. was found dead lie -- middle school teacher. he was found dead in his car. allie rasmus is live to let us know how the school is responding. allie? >> reporter: well, they had the vigil for the popular teacher here who passed away. this afternoon, the memorial th
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